Cornell Capital’s Acquisition of INW Manufacturing

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP advised Cornell Capital in the deal.

Cornell Capital executed its acquisition of INW Manufacturing LLC, a leader in custom R&D, manufacturing and marketing support solutions for global brands that serve the fast-growing nutrition and wellness industry.

Cornell Capital LLC is a U.S.-based private investment firm with over $4.0 billion of AUM and offices in New York and Hong Kong. Partnering with strong, entrepreneurial management teams, the firm takes a value-oriented approach to investing across the consumer, financial and industrial sectors. 

The Weil team that advised Cornell Capital in its acquisition of INW Manufacturing LLC was led by Private Equity partner Christopher Machera (Picture) and included Private Equity associates Ololade Oladapo, Julian Zhong, Cruz Wiles, Yurui Chen (Not Yet Admitted in New York) and Caitlin Haefner (Not Yet Admitted in New York). The team also included Corporate partner Charles Ching; Corporate associate Kevin Wang; Banking & Finance partner Andrew Colao; Banking & Finance associates Jacqueline Oveissi, Cynthia Gao, Sean McClay, Christopher Chan and Avi Tennenberg (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Tax partners Helyn Goldstein and Jenny Doak; Tax associate Steven Ort; Private Equity Executive Compensation & Benefits Head Michael Nissan; Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Jennifer Haydel Britz; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Tricia Walsh; Technology & IP Transactions partner Charan Sandhu; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy counsel Alexa Chu Clinton; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy associates Robert Brown, Phillip Grudzina and Alex Theuer (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Environmental Head Annemargaret Connolly; Environmental counsel John O’Loughlin and Matthew Morton; Regulatory counsel Timothy Welch; Antitrust partner John Scribner; Antitrust counsel Michael Naughton; Antitrust associate Tyler Phelps; Complex Commercial Litigation partners David Singh and Bambo Obaro; Complex Commercial Litigation associate Morgan Donoian MacBride; Employment Litigation partner Nicholas Pappas; Employment Litigation counsel Celine Chan; and Employment Litigation associate Elizabeth Casey (Not Yet Admitted in New York).

Involved fees earner: Robert Brown – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Celine Chan – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Charles Ching – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Alexa Chu Clinton – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Andrew Colao – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Annemargaret Connolly – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Jenny Doak – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Morgan MacBride – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Cynthia Gao – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Helyn Goldstein – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Phillip Grudzina – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Jennifer Haydel Britz – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Christopher Machera – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Sean McClay – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Matthew Morton – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Michael Naughton – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Michael Nissan – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; John O’Loughlin – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Bambo Obaro – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Ololade Oladapo – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Steven Ort – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Jacqueline Oveissi – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Nicholas Pappas – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Tyler Phelps – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Charan Sandhu – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; John Scribner – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; David Singh – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Tricia Walsh – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Kevin Wang – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Timothy Welch – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Cruz Wiles – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Boyuan Zhong – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Christopher Chang – Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Law Firms: Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Clients: Cornell Capital LLC;

Author: Martina Bellini